Beads

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom
2040–1640 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, SF 37

Dimensions

Overall: 0.9 x 1 cm (3/8 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

13.5205

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

This group of beads contains 1 blue ball bead and 1 faded blue cylinder bead.

Provenance

From Egypt, Sheikh Farag SF 37. 1913: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition